Charity Challenge: Dubai to Oman cycle

Mira Popovic
United Arab Emirates

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A challenging cycle from Dubai to Oman – starting from the Al Qudra track, passing through the stunning Hatta mountain range, town of Mahdah and finishing off in the historic coastal city of Sohar. The group will cycle a tough ~140km per day, finishing off with a grand total of 415km. 

The goal is for the admirable distance to impress enough family, friends and strangers to help raise funds and reach the target goal of 50,000 AED for Dubai Cares.

Dubai Cares is playing a key role in helping achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 4, which aims to ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning by 2030, by supporting programs in early childhood development, access to quality primary and secondary education, technical and vocational education and training for youth as well as a particular focus on education in emergencies and protracted crises.

Education is more than a human right, it is an irrevocable asset. It is also one of the most effective tools to break the cycle of poverty, a belief held by our founder His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. It was from this belief and the desire to give children - regardless of their gender, nationality, race or religion - the opportunity to become positive contributors to society, that His Highness established Dubai Cares on September 19, 2007.

Since its inception, Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has been working towards providing children and young people in developing countries with access to quality education through the design and funding of programs that aim to be integrated, impactful, sustainable and scalable. As a result, the UAE-based global philanthropic organization has successfully launched education programs reaching over 20 million beneficiaries in 60 developing countries.

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Mira Popovic
United Arab Emirates


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Goal : 2,500.00AED
Created Dec 31, 2020

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